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Why is Whole Exome Sequencing important?

The protein-coding genes captured in your exome sequence contain a wealth of information about your body. It may just read 1% of your genome, but exome sequencing cherry picks the best parts, giving you a great understanding of your body.

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Great insights in a small package

Start sequencing your exome now, to get a scientific understanding of what makes your body unique:

  • ancestry and family planning insights
  • health conditions you can manage or prevent
  • strengths, inclinations, and even allergies

Your Price: $49

Sequence Your DNA Today!

What is Whole Exome Sequencing?

Your DNA is a code made up of 6 billion individual letters called nucleotides. The exact sequence of nucleotides in your DNA defines every characteristic you have. From your height & weight, to the colour of your eyes, to how quickly you age and even to your choice in partners.

A Whole Exome Sequencing reads a percentage of these letters one by one, and gives you an understanding of what is unique about your body. Using this information, apps in our marketplace can give you insights on lifestyle changes that help you live healthier and feel better in your own skin, or conditions that can be prevented so you stay healthier for longer.

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One nucleotide, two nucleotides...
a whole 30 million of them.

For every Whole Exome Sequence we perform a base-by-base reading of the genome, not just once, but 50 times.

This 50x (fold) factor means that we look at each nucleotide 50 times to make sure we identified it correctly, and gives you one of the highest degrees of DNA data accuracy in the industry.

Sequence Your DNA Today!

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How it works

Get ready to access latest in DNA discovery in just 3 simple steps.

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A little parcel in the mail!

We’ll send you our DNA collection kit, with super simple instructions for collecting a saliva sample.

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Hit return... (swoosh!)

Once your sample is collected, just mail the kit right back to us. It’s easy, safe, and free!

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Done. Yay!

We will sequence your sample and upload your data in the DNA Vault, so you can access DNA apps instantly!

What is the right DNA sequencing for me?

Whether you want to start small or get the whole picture, every type of sequencing gives you access to new and exciting genetic apps and insights.

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Whole Exome Sequencing+

~ 30 million DNA letters (bases)

~1% of the genome

50x coverage - Approx, 150 MB

What is Whole Exome Sequencing+?
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Whole Genome Sequencing

6 billion DNA letters (bases)

100% of the genome

15x coverage - Approx. 45 GB

What is Whole Genome Sequencing?
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Whole Genome Sequencing+

6 billion DNA letters (bases)

100% of the genome

30x coverage - Approx. 90 GB

What is Whole Genome Sequencing+?